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To provide an account management service to the nominated business units ensuring that best practice procurement techniques are adopted to achieve lowest cost of ownership and that agreed service levels are achieved for on-board catering, lounge product, food, beverages, and manpower.
•Provide support to the Vice President, Procurement & Logistics (Airline) and/or Manager Procurement & Logistics, by developing and implementing strategies to deliver the lowest total cost of ownership for acquisition of capital, goods or service items. This is specifically for Emirates on board catering and lounge agreements.
•Independently decide on and authorise supply orders and contracts for values up to AED 100,000. Where contract values exceed this financial limit, analyse and prepare reports & recommendations for review & approval at Manager P&L, VP, SVP & DSVP level, as necessary.
•Manage and provide guidance to a team of subject matter experts to provide a full service procurement function within agreed service levels to Customer Departments.
Salary & Benefits:
We offer an attractive tax-free salary, paid in Dirhams, the local currency of the UAE. Besides generous travel benefits normally associated with an airline, this managerial role also has excellent leave, health care packages, accommodation and more.
Experience and Qualifications:
•The job holder should be A University Graduate in Business Admin or Commerce
•Preferred to be CIPS Qualified.
•Procurement. Contract Management 8+ Years
•He/she should have experience preferably in an Airline or other Blue Chip Organisation in the middle management level.
•Strong financial acumen (need not have worked in the Finance Department).
•The job holder must have a proven track record of analytical decision-making, with strong commercial acumen.
•He/she must have strong organisational and negotiation skills.
•The job holder will often be required to influence the decision making process of line departments. To do so effectively, the job holder must have strong interpersonal skills, experience and confidence to adequately deal with senior personnel.
Please submit your application before 23rd July 2013 23:59 GMT + 3 hours
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